Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2019

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5250 57024 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3605 43461 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3081 31738 10
4. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2963 40782 3
5. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
2927 34716 6
6. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2845 33765 7
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2792 33628 8
8. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2723 35545 4
9. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2702 31295 12
10. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2601 31521 11
11. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2600 29855 15
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2575 30150 14
13. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2499 35226 5
14. Miguel INDURÁIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2448 25340 20
15. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
2307 26381 16
16. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2287 32706 9
17. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2280 26139 18
18. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2277 24261 22
19. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2272 23579 25
20. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2253 22766 30
21. Tony ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2231 23139 27
22. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2192 25212 21
23. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2161 25425 19
24. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2157 22835 28
25. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2138 22810 29
26. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2051 26201 17
27. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2046 24011 23
28. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2040 23958 24
29. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2026 30642 13
30. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
1999 21376 36
31. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1983 21960 33
32. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
1963 19660 46
33. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1957 20587 39
34. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1933 22370 32
35. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1925 19277 51
36. Joaquim RODRÍGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1924 21866 34
37. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1913 23316 26
38. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1913 20130 43
39. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1908 19407 50
40. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1891 22751 31
41. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1851 21060 38
42. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1842 18961 54
43. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1835 20510 41
44. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1828 19513 49
45. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1822 19580 47
46. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1805 19239 53
47. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1803 20468 42
48. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1797 21475 35
49. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1785 18391 61
50. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1772 18246 62
51. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1749 17930 67
52. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1738 17555 71
53. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1724 18402 60
54. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1710 21081 37
55. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1702 17905 68
56. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1701 18649 59
57. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1666 17583 69
58. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1662 16630 79
59. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1652 18907 56
60. Luis OCAÑA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1649 16571 80
61. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1636 16483 82
62. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1630 19876 44
63. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1625 19527 48
64. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1614 16511 81
65. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1611 18920 55
66. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1609 17327 72
67. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1588 16250 87
68. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1581 16479 83
69. Samuel SÁNCHEZ GONZÁLEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1577 19747 45
70. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1565 17951 66
71. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1558 18793 57
72. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1550 16335 85
73. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1544 16015 89
74. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1541 15558 97
75. Óscar FREIRE GÓMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1530 18745 58
76. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1530 18088 65
77. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1527 20581 40
78. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1514 16679 77
79. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1514 15974 90
80. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1513 15137 103
81. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1510 16854 74
82. Gustave GARRIGOU 24-Sep-1884
FRA
1509 15092 104
83. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1508 15080 105
84. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1504 15959 91
85. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1500 15215 102
86. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1495 19272 52
87. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1495 15759 94
88. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1495 14976 106
89. Miguel POBLET 18-Mar-1928
ESP
1479 16370 84
90. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1479 15233 101
91. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1476 15446 99
92. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1466 15862 93
93. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1460 16851 75
94. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1455 16653 78
95. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1448 16151 88
96. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1438 14416 114
97. Francois FABER 26-Jan-1887
LUX
1435 14357 118
98. Bernard THÉVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1434 14582 112
99. Rik VAN STEENBERGEN 09-Sep-1924
BEL
1429 17261 73
100. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1421 14691 109
About this ranking
This is the top 10 year average all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world since 1869. The ranking is calculated as follows:
  • Take the top 150 riders of the overall ranking.
  • Take for each rider the best 10 years in their career.
  • Divide this score by 10.
  • Display the top 100 of this list, combined with their overall score and rank.
Click on any rider to get an all time overview of the rider with details on the scores and rank for the various seasons and the most important results for each year.